About Us

United Way of Illinois is an association of United Ways representing communities across Illinois.

Our Mission

United Way of Illinois advances the common good through public policy.

We monitor the activity of government, review legislation, and educate the general public and our public officials related to their impact on human services and on our local communities.

Our United Way Members

Barrington Area United Way
PO Box 733 Barrington, IL 60011-0733 847-382-8778 Visit Website
Batavia United Way
700 W. Fabyan Parkway, #120A Batavia, IL 60510-2451 630-877-2780 Visit Website
Bureau County United Way, Inc.
PO Box 73 Princeton, IL 61356 815-875-2631 Visit Website
Fox Valley United Way
44 East Galena Boulevard Aurora, IL 60505 630-896-4636 Visit Website
Genoa-Kingston United Way, Inc.
PO Box 5 Genoa, IL 60135-0005 Visit Website
Heart of Illinois United Way
509 W High St Peoria, IL 61606-1924 309-674-5181 Visit Website
Kewanee Area United Way
200 East South Street Kewanee, IL 61443 309-853-5158 Visit Website
Kishwaukee United Way
PO Box 311 Dekalb, IL 60115-0311 815-756-7522 Visit Website
Massac County United Way
PO Box 735 Metropolis, IL 62960-0735 618-524-8185 Visit Website
McDonough County United Way
440 N. Lafayette, Suite 106 Macomb, IL 61455-3814 309-837-9180 Visit Website
Prairieland United Way
200 W Douglas Avenue Jacksonville, IL 62650 217-245-4557 Visit Website
Streator Area United Way, Inc.
122 N Bloomington St Streator, IL 61364-2208 815-672-6721 Visit Website
The United Way of Central Illinois, Inc.
1999 West Wabash Avenue, Suite 107 Springfield, IL 62704 217-726-7000 Visit Website
United Way for Spoon River Country, Inc.
PO Box 335 Canton, IL 61520-0335 309-647-1825 Visit Website
United Way of Adams County, Inc.
936 Broadway Street, Suite F Quincy, IL 62301 217-222-5020 Visit Website
United Way of Boone County
220 W Locust St Belvidere, IL 61008-3621 815-544-3144 Visit Website
United Way of Brown County

PO Box 132
Mount Sterling, IL 62353-0132
217-773-3327

United Way of Champaign County
5 Dunlap Court Savoy, IL 61874 217-352-5151 Visit Website
United Way of Christian County
108 W Market St. 2nd Floor Taylorville, IL 62568 217-824-8404 Visit Website
United Way of Coles County, Inc.
PO Box 868 Mattoon, IL 61938-0868 217-234-8022 Visit Website
United Way of Danville Area, Inc.
28 W. North Sreet, Suite 102 Danville, IL 61832-5783 217-442-3512 Visit Website
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois
201 West Eldorado St Decatur, IL 62522 217-422-8537 Visit Website
United Way of Eastern LaSalle County
601 State Street Ottawa, IL 61350 815-434-4003 Visit Website
United Way of Effingham County
PO Box 2 Effingham, IL 62401-0002 217-342-3824 Visit Website
United Way of Greater McHenry County, Inc.
4508 Prime Parkway McHenry, IL 60050-7004 815-363-1377 Visit Website
United Way of Greater St. Louis
910 North 11th Street St. Louis, MO 63101-1018 314-421-0700 Visit Website
United Way of Grundy County
1802 N. Division, Suite 500 Morris, IL 60450 815-942-4430 Visit Website
United Way of Illinois Valley, Inc.
2220 Marquette Road Ste 102 Peru, IL 61354 815-223-8339 Visit Website
United Way of Kankakee & Iroquois Counties
P O Box 1286 Kankakee, IL 60901-4055 815-932-7476 Visit Website
United Way of Knox County, Inc.
311 E. Main St. Suite 511 Galesburg, IL 61401-4607 309-343-4434 Visit Website
United Way of Lake County, Inc.
330 South Greenleaf Street Gurnee, IL 60031-3389 847-775-1000 Visit Website
United Way of Lee County, Inc.
PO Box 382 Dixon, IL 61021-0382 815-284-3339 Visit Website
United Way of Livingston County
210 N Plum Street
Pontiac, IL 61764
815-844-5131 Visit Website
United Way of Logan County

PO Box 684
Lincoln, IL 62656-0684
217-735-4499

United Way of McLean County
201 E Grove Street Bloomington, IL 61701 309-828-7383 Visit Website
United Way of Metro Chicago
333 South Wabash Ave, 30th Floor Chicago, IL 60604 312-906-2350 Visit Website
United Way of Pekin

PO Box 324
Pekin, IL 61555-0324
309-346-2433

United Way of Quad Cities Area

United Way of the Quad Cities Area, Inc.
852 Middle Road #401
Bettendorf, IA 52722

563-355-4310 Visit Website

United Way of Rock River Valley
612 N Main St Ste 300 Rockford, IL 61103-6998 815-968-5400 Visit Website
United Way of South Central Illinois
PO Box 711 Mount Vernon, IL 62864-0049 618-242-8000 Visit Website
United Way of Southern Illinois
P O Box 1901 Marion, IL 62959-8101 618-997-7744 Visit Website
United Way of Whiteside County
PO Box 806 Sterling, IL 61081-0806 815-625-7973 Visit Website
United Way of Will County
54 North Ottawa Street Suite 300 Joliet, IL 60432-4394 815-723-2500 Visit Website
Warren County United Way, Inc.
PO Box 85 Monmouth, IL 61462-0085 309-734-6364 Visit Website

Board of Directors

UWI 2019-2020 Officers

CHAIR - Sue Grey

President and CEO
United Way of Champaign County
404 W. Church Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-352-5151
Fax: 217-352-6494
Sue@uwayhelps.org

CHAIR-ELECT - Carole Peters

Executive Director
United Way of Greater McHenry County
4508 Prime Parkway
McHenry, IL 60050
Phone: 815-363-1377
Fax: 815-363-1878
cpeters@uwmchenry.org

TREASURER - Paul Callighan

ComEd (retired)
1512 Crayton Circle E.
DeKalb, IL 60115
cell phone: 815-262-6953
pccallighan@comcast.net

SECRETARY - David Taylor

President/CEO
United Way of McLean County
201 E. Grove Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-828-7383
Fax: 309-829-2469
dtaylor@uwaymc.org

PAST CHAIR - Stan Ogden

Ameren Illinois (Ret.)
367 E. Hazelwood St.
Morton, IL. 61550
Phone: 309-263-7764
seogden@yahoo.com

AT-LARGE - Debbie Bogle

Executive Director
United Way of Decatur and Mid Illinois
202 E. Eldorado St. Ste B
Decatur, IL 62523
Phone: (217) 422-8537
Fax: (217) 422-0633
dbogle@uwdecatur.org

SECRETARY - Karen Fox
United Way of Elgin Elgin, IL
PAST CHAIRMAN - Dayna Stock
United Way of Greater St. Louis St. Louis, Mo.

UWI 2019-2020 Board Members

Pamela Althoff

State Senator, 32nd District
1 N. Virginia Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815-455-6330
palthoff@mc.net

Robert Barry

Director, Government Relations
Illinois AT&T
(630) 841-4677
rb1842@att.com

LYNNE BOSLEY

President and CEO
United Way of Elgin
1797 N. La Fox Street
South Elgin, IL 60177
Phone: 847-741-2259
lbosley@uwelgin.org

Lori A. Cortez, Ed.D.

Dean of Institutional Advancement
Sauk Valley Community College
Dixon, IL. 61021
815.835.6260 Office
989.992.6960 Cell
Lori.a.cortez@svcc.edu

Nancy Chase Coolley

Coolley Consulting
1751 Stanford Court
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Phone: 847-295-5847
Cell: 847-494-6263
Fax: 847-295-5867
necoolley@yahoo.com

ROBERT F. FLIDER

2325 S. Mount Zion Road
Decatur, IL 62521
Phone:(217) 521-2101
bobflider@gmail.com

MORRIS LANE HARVEY

Attorney at Law
Lane Harvey Law Firm
2029 Broadway
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-244-9544
Fax: 618-244-9344
lhlaw@mvn.net

ANTOINETTE (TONI) HAYDEN

Executive Director
United Way of Southern Illinois
1301 Enterprise Way
P.O. Box 1901
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-997-7744
Cell: 618-889-0961
Fax: 618-993-0140
toni@uwsihelps.org

Melvin (Mel) A. Holland III

337 Forest Oaks Drive
Caseyville, IL 62232
Phone: 618-741-5666
Melloque5@aol.com

JOHN KELKER

President and CPO
United Way of Central Illinois, Inc.
1999 Wabash, Suite 107
Springfield, IL 62704
Phone: 217-726-7000
jkelker@uwcil.org

PAUL LOGLI

President and CEO
United Way of Rock River Valley
612 N. Main Street, Suite 300
Rockford, IL 61103
Phone: 815-968-5400
Fax: 815-986-4819
michael@unitedwayrrv.org

KRISTI LONG

President & CEO
United Way of Lake County
330 South Greenleaf Ave.
Gurnee, IL 60031-3389
Phone: 847-775-1000
Direct Line: 847-775-1019
klong@uwlakeco.org

JEN MILLER

Executive Director
United Way of South Central Illinois
123 S. 10th Street, Suite 223
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 217-652-6198
Fax: 618-242-8048
jenmiller323@hotmail.com

Andrew J. Quarnstrom

Supervisor
City of Champaign Township
53 E. Logan St.
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-403-6120
andy.cctownship@champaignil.gov

SONJA REECE

Director, Health Facilities Planning, Business Development
Advocate Health Care
1304 Franklin Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-5482
sonja@sonjareece.com

JOSÉ RICO

SVP of Community Investment
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago 333 South Wabash Avenue, 30th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: 312.906.2226
Cell: 773.209.6947
Jose.Rico@liveunitedchicago.org

DIANE RUTLEDGE

Executive Director
LUDA
2030 Timberbrooke Drive, Suite A, Springfield, IL 62702
Phone: (217) 546-3036
Fax: (217) 546-3038
drutledge@ludaschools.org

DIANA L. VERHULST

Chief Executive Officer
United Way of Whiteside County
502 1st Avenue
P.O. Box 806
Sterling, Illinois 61081
diana@uwwhiteside.org

Connect with us

For questions regarding United Way of Illinois Public Policy & Advocacy Initiatives, contact:

Eithne McMenamin Director of Public Policy and Advocacy, United Way of Illinois Eithne.McMenamin@unitedwayillinois.org